Adam Lambert will be the headline performer at the Fifth Annual Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade and Festival, Sunday, April 14.
He will perform for Pride-goers from the Main Stage in Lummus Park just off Ocean Drive between 11th and 12th Streets. His performance is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m.
A finalist on the eighth season of the American Idol, Lambert’s 2009 album For Your Entertainment debuted at #3 on the Billboard Top 200, Top 10 in numerous countries worldwide and featured the singles “For Your Entertainment,” “Whataya Want from Me” and “If I Had You.”
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The expanded schedule of events starts with a rainbow flag raising ceremony on Monday, April 8, at Miami Beach City Hall, followed by a reception honoring Miami Beach Pride’s founders and Pride’s Legacy Couples, partners who have been together for 20 years and longer.
Pride Week culminates on Sunday, April 14, with the festival starting at 11 a.m. and the parade kicking off at noon. In between, other Pride events include an outdoor family movie night, three events exclusively for women, a block party and an afternoon beach party.
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Internationally renowned DJs spinning for Pride dance parties include Joe Gauthreaux, Tony Moran, Theresa, Manny Lehman, Peter Rauhofer, Abel, Juan Carlos “JC,” Frankken, Delma, Grind, Hans, Paulo and Jackinsky.
The mission of Miami Beach Gay Pride is to bring together members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community, their friends, allies, and supporters in celebration of the unique spirit and culture of the LGBT community by producing free, safe, quality mass-appeal events that are open to all, including the Parade, Festival and allied Miami Beach Pride sanctioned events.
Miami Beach Gay Pride is produced with the support of the Miami Beach Visitors and Convention Authority.